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Emperor Wu of Jin


Ibolya Horvath
by Jappalang
published on 18 July 2019
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Sima Yan, convinced Cao Huan to abdicate in his favor and then founded the Jin Dynasty in 266 CE, taking the throne name of Emperor Wu of Jin.
Thirteen Emperors Scroll, Boston Museum of Fine Arts

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